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Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom aces AnTuTu

Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom aces AnTuTu

04 April, 2014 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom can't get enough of the spotlight. It all started with some leaked specs and then we got to see it have its first identity crisis - going by the name K Zoom instead of S5 Zoom. The latest rumor installment comes...


Samsung to announce ATIV Core Windows Phone 8.1 midranger

Samsung to announce ATIV Core Windows Phone 8.1 midranger

04 April, 2014 | comments (24)

The ongoing Microsoft Build conference didn't have too much in the way of device announcements, and the smartphones that did get announced were understandably from Nokia's camp in the form of the Lumia 630 and 635. Samsung, however, is not one to be...


Samsung SM-G870A Galaxy S5 Active shows up again

Samsung SM-G870A Galaxy S5 Active shows up again

04 April, 2014 | comments (18)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is beginning to look more plausible by the leak. The latest one reveals a User Agent Profile with the SM-G870A model name and a 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution. This more or less eliminates the possibility the model name...


New leaked images of Huawei Ascend P7 prototype emerge

New leaked images of Huawei Ascend P7 prototype emerge

04 April, 2014 | comments (20)

The Huawei Ascend P7 has leaked numerous times already and there's no sign of the trend slowing down. Now the upcoming flagship from the Chinese manufacturer has been pictured again ahead of its impending May 7 release date. The leak...


QHD Samsung G906S appears, Snapdragon 805 in tow

QHD Samsung G906S appears, Snapdragon 805 in tow

04 April, 2014 | comments (66)

Samsung G906S popped up on GFXBench's device list just yesterday with a QHD display. Its benchmark score wasn't that impressive and there was no further information on the device. Well, a few hours later, GFXBench now also filled in the info tab...


Samsung showcases Galaxy Ace Style in Germany

Samsung showcases Galaxy Ace Style in Germany

03 April, 2014 | comments (31)

Samsung Galaxy Ace Style is yet to be officially announced, but the company has jumped the gun and has showcased its latest Galaxy Ace device in Hamburg, Germany. The design language of the newest mid-range offering remain identical to other Galaxy...


Samsung Galaxy S5 zoom photo leaks, to be called K Zoom

Samsung Galaxy S5 zoom photo leaks, to be called K Zoom

03 April, 2014 | comments (38)

We were expecting Samsung to decorate its Galaxy S5 smartphone with the usual spin-offs like the Active, mini and Zoom. What we didn't expect was for Samsung to shift to a whole new naming scheme but according to a new leak the Galaxy S5 Zoom will...


Sony Xperia Z2 Compact may have just passed by the FCC

Sony Xperia Z2 Compact may have just passed by the FCC

03 April, 2014 | comments (96)

The Xperia Z1 Compact may not be a one-off, in fact the FCC might have already certified its successor, the Z2 Compact. It already certified the Sony SO-04F "Altair" an NTT DoCoMo device going by the model number. The Sony Xperia Z1 for NTT was...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung device with QHD screen appears on GFXBench

Samsung device with QHD screen appears on GFXBench

03 April, 2014 | comments (34)

A new Samsung device has cropped up on GFXBench's device list. The device goes by the name SM-G906S, which is quite similar to the Galaxy S5 model name (SM-G900 for the international Snapdragon-powered version). The SM-G906S sports a QHD (2560 x...


Vivo's next flagship smartphone detailed

Vivo's next flagship smartphone detailed

02 April, 2014 | comments (9)

Vivo has teased its upcoming flagship smartphone on the popular Chinese micro blogging platform Weibo. The successor of the recently launched Xplay 3S will be the first device in the new 'X-Series' of smartphones, which is said to be designed to...

Tags: Vivo, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 1820 to have QHD screen, Snapdragon 805 chipset

Nokia Lumia 1820 to have QHD screen, Snapdragon 805 chipset

02 April, 2014 | comments (44)

We've been hearing about a Nokia Lumia 1820 for a bit now, but here's the first concrete evidence a Windows Phone 8 device under the name Qualcomm LiQUID hit the GFXBench database. The device was powered by Snapdragon 805, which uses new CPU...


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini to have 4.5

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini to have 4.5" 720p display, 8MP camera

02 April, 2014 | comments (81)

We all know Samsung is going to release mini and Zoom versions of its Galaxy S5 flagship, just like it did for the Galaxy S4 last year. There is even a rumor Samsung is prepping an Active version, but this is yet to be confirmed. The Galaxy S5...


The iPhone 6 screens could enter production as early as May

The iPhone 6 screens could enter production as early as May

01 April, 2014 | comments (59)

Sources close to Apple's supply chain are saying the bigger screens for the upcoming iPhone 6 could enter production as early as next month. This would suggest an autumn unveil and launch for the next iPhone, following recent tradition. Said...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Huawei Ascend P7 pictured in the wild

Huawei Ascend P7 pictured in the wild

01 April, 2014 | comments (18)

The Huawei Ascend P7 has had trouble staying a secret with leaks of its its back panel and specs circulating the web. And now to add even more details to the picture we have two spy shots from China's Weibo network. They show a prototype serving ...


Alleged specs and launch details of Samsung Ativ SE emerge

Alleged specs and launch details of Samsung Ativ SE emerge

31 March, 2014 | comments (20)

Purported specs and launch details for the upcoming Samsung Ativ SE made the rounds on the web. The Verizon-bound smartphone is rumored to launch at some point next month. The Samsung Ativ SE is tipped to feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC,...


Alleged live photos of iPhone 6 make the rounds on the web

Alleged live photos of iPhone 6 make the rounds on the web

31 March, 2014 | comments (129)

Hot on the heels of the leaked schematics from earlier today, alleged live photos of Apple iPhone 6 made the rounds on the web. The images are reportedly captured in a Foxconn facility. The photos reveal a sleek-looking handset with a metal...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


HTC One (M8) mini is in the works, to go on sale in May

HTC One (M8) mini is in the works, to go on sale in May

31 March, 2014 | comments (26)

According to an inside source from a UK retailer, HTC is working on a mini version of the recently launched second generation HTC One (M8). The same source brought us correct info before, which lends credibility to this news. The HTC One (M8)...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Huawei aims even higher after posting record yearly revenue

Huawei aims even higher after posting record yearly revenue

31 March, 2014 | comments (8)

Reuters reports that Chinese manufacturer Huawei has ambitions of doubling up its record 2013 revenue by 2018. This is despite slowing growth in its bread-and-butter mobile telephony business, and very low penetration in the US market, where it has...


Sketches show iPhone 6 design, rendering surface too

Sketches show iPhone 6 design, rendering surface too

31 March, 2014 | comments (75)

Leaked schematics of the rumored next iPhone 6 suggest two screen sizes and give out some specific dimensions for both models. The schematics come from Japanese Apple-centric Mac Otakara publication. The smaller model sports a 4.7" display and has...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 930 might not come at Microsoft BUILD after all

Nokia Lumia 930 might not come at Microsoft BUILD after all

31 March, 2014 | comments (22)

With leaks revealing the Lumia 630 and Lumia 930 the assumption was that both phones are getting ready to launch at the Microsoft BUILD conference, which starts tomorrow. But we've been seeing a lot of the Lumia 630 and virtually nothing from the...